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Recent SEC Actions Charging Dark Pools [INFOGRAPHIC]

Recent SEC Actions Charging Dark Pools [INFOGRAPHIC]

According to the SEC’s orders instituting settled administrative proceedings against Credit Suisse: Credit Suisse misrepresented that its Crossfinder dark pool used a feature called Alpha Scoring to characterize subscriber order flow monthly in an objective and transparent manner.  In fact, […]

Understanding Economics

Understanding Economics

Understanding Economics clever cartoon Understanding Economics pic.twitter.com/Bm0MtLeW2Z — Brattle St. Capital (@BrattleStCap) January 31, 2016

Oil Is Dirt Cheap… Literally [Chart]

Oil Is Dirt Cheap… Literally [Chart]

In theory, a barrel of crude oil seems quite valuable. It’s well-known, for example, that from one barrel of oil, a refinery can make 19 gallons of gasoline, 12 gallons of diesel, and four gallons of jet fuel. That’s the […]

Job cuts up 218% in January [CHARTS]

Job cuts up 218% in January [CHARTS]

Businesses announced more than 75,000 job cuts in January, an increase of 218% from the same month last year. Energy and retail employers led the increase, reporting plans to cut more than 40,000 jobs between the two sectors. Disappointing earnings […]